Looking at Old Prints (John Booth) lands on the shelves of my shop, where it will be found in my Antiques & Collecting shelves. priced at £6.50! Call in and get 40% OFF that price when you mention this post…
Westbury: Cambridge House Books, 1983, (First Edition) (Signed Copy) Hardback in dust wrapper.
Signed by the author, without dedication but dated, on the title page unverified and reflected as such in the lack of premium. Contains: Colour plates; Black & white plates; Black & white drawings; Colour frontispiece; Glossary;
From the cover: The authors introduction guides the reader through the various hand-worked techniques employed by the early printmakers and the methods used in printing them. For the intending collector there are suggestions on what to collect, the care and conservation of old prints, their possible investment value and information on how to recognise both reproductions and fakes. A comprehensive list of the United Kingdom dealers who specialise in old prints is included.
The books scope i…
Very Good in Very Good Dust Wrapper.
Grey boards with Gilt titling to the Spine. 202 pages. Index. Bibliography. 10¼” x 7¾”.